LINGUIST List 29.293

Wed Jan 17 2018

Support: Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Nanyang Technological University

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 17-Jan-2018
From: Luca Onnis <>
Subject: Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
E-mail this message to a friend

Department: Interdisciplinary Graduate School
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: Nanyang Technological University

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Psycholinguistics
Network science


A 4-year PhD scholarship is available at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore on the topic ”Coevolution of languages and social networks”, starting August 2018.

Applicants with strong interests in computational linguistics, network theory and methods, agent-based modelling, cognitive science and psycholinguistics are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be supervised by a team composed of:
- Prof. Luca Onnis (Main Supervisor, Cognitive Science, Linguistics and Multilingual Studies)
- Prof. Poong Oh (Co-Supervisor, Network Science, Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information)
- Prof. Stephen Lansing (Senior Mentor, Complexity Science, Complexity Institute).

The PhD candidate will be hosted within the Interdisciplinary Graduate School PhD Programme.

Applications received before Feb 28 will be given priority. Please contact for further enquiries.

A detailed description of the project is available at:

For information about IGS and the scholarship:

Applications Deadline: 28-Feb-2018

Mailing Address for Applications:
        Attn: Prof. Luca Onnis
        50 Nanyang Avenue Block S2-B3a -01
        Singapore Singapore 639798

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Prof. Luca Onnis

Page Updated: 17-Jan-2018